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Wemyss

[weemz] /wimz/
noun
1.
a parish in central Fife, in E Scotland, on the Firth of Forth: castle.
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  • Wemyss is a lucky fellow, and will, I hope, do credit to his luck.

  • The man was, I understand, a guest in the house of Mr. Wemyss.

    Patsy S. R. Crockett
  • She sat down in one of the immense chairs, and had the disagreeable sensation that she was sitting down in Wemyss hollowed out.

    Vera Elisabeth von Arnim
  • All that day and all the next day Wemyss was Lucy's tower of strength and rock of refuge.

    Vera Elisabeth von Arnim
  • Wemyss, who made his plans first and talked about them afterwards, hadn't mentioned Christmas even to Lucy.

    Vera Elisabeth von Arnim
  • Wemyss, who had done everything and been everything, disappeared in this crowd.

    Vera Elisabeth von Arnim
  • Wemyss was very indignant, but he was also very desirous of bridge.

    Vera Elisabeth von Arnim
  • Sudden and violent was Wemyss's reaction, let loose by the parlourmaid's story.

    Vera Elisabeth von Arnim
  • The Earl of Wemyss has an early version in repouss√© silver of high technical merit.

    Donatello David Lindsay, Earl of Crawford
  • I'm nothing without you,' said Wemyss; and his eyes, as he searched hers, were full of tears.

    Vera Elisabeth von Arnim

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